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Saturday, January 31st, 2015

 

A Self-Cleaning Super-Hydrophobic Metal Bounced a Single Drop of Water

A group of researchers from the University of Rochester has developed a metal super-hydrophobic impossible to wet capable literally bouncing droplets of water on its surface. Traditionally, a treatment is applied (coated) specific chemical on a surface to make it hydrophobic.This is effective but the chemical coating deteriorates and loses its effectiveness over time.


Razer Forge TV, mini-console with Android that refers to the PC

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Razer unveiled at CES the new Razer Forge, a small console with Android TV, via the Serval controller, will taste the videogame titles for Android or content streamed from the PC. The operating system of Google, and more specifically Android TV, the platform for home entertainment on TV presented at the Google I / O 2014, certainly has great potential in terms of gaming – even if you can not say that it is still a center of interest for hardcore gamers.


Razer OSVR, the alternative “Android” Oculus Rift

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Oculus Rift now needs no introduction, as opposed to the new system in augmented reality Razer, which was presented at CES 2015 in Las Vegas, not without surprise present: the company, in fact, it looks like the ‘Android augmented reality, since the system in question is an open source which may allow, and that comes just for this purpose, to bring the augmented reality on all types of hardware (obviously on the advanced ones).